February 13, 2024

Herbs and Organics – The Perfect Pairing 

This month's Buzz Builder is in celebration of Canadian Ag Day.  COTA celebrates the organic value chain.  From farming, processing, manufacturing, distribution, and retail, we applaud all people involved in the creation of Canadian organic food, feed, and seed!  Celebrate Ag Day by thanking an organic farmer! Tag @canadaorganictrade and #cdnagday for a repost!   For this Buzz Builder, we asked our member, St. Francis Herb Farm, to share their insights on why they are committed to organic herb farming.    
January 3, 2024

Soil: Shaped by Nature, Serving Humanity, and Deserving of Appreciation

Growing up on a mixed farm in Saskatchewan (SK) offered plenty of opportunities to connect with soil, however, Dr. Andrew Hammermeister had little recognition of how valuable our soil resource was. Read about soil health from Dr. Andrew Hammermeister!
April 7, 2022

IFOAM Year of Organics 2022

Founded in 1972, IFOAM - Organics International is a membership-based organisation working to bring true sustainability to agriculture across the globe. Help IFOAM - Organics International raise awareness of initiatives worldwide seeking to protect our planet and empower organic farmers and their families! 
August 27, 2021

Organic Week 2021 Canada’s Largest Celebration of Organic is on the Way

Organic farming and food are a vital part of the […]
November 25, 2020

Organic Summit: Climate Change & Organic Solutions

From November 16th to 20th, COTA held our annual Organic […]
October 28, 2020

The Proposal to Legalize Contamination from Unapproved GMOs: Low Level Presence

Written by Guest Contributor Lucy Sharratt, Canadian Biotechnology Action Network […]
September 30, 2020

COTA’s Organic Week Campaign Delivers New Creative and Strong Support From Industry in 2020

The new campaign concept for Organic Week 2020 I CHOOSE […]
June 30, 2020

Sustainability Through Regenerative Organic Agriculture

Written by Guest Contributor Tobias Bandel, Soil and More International […]
May 22, 2020

Does Organic Farming Increase Biodiversity?

The significant body of scientific knowledge on this question shows […]